Orchestrating the Instruments of Power:

A Critical Examination of the
U.S. National Security System

Major Reform Proposals

As of 21 September 2015

Supplemental Material for Chapter 10

Major Reform Studies

Many of the formal studies delivered their results in multiple volumes. Links below lead to web pages serving as entry to these studies.

·         Hart-Rudman Commission (National Security Study Group) html

·         9/11 Commission html

·         Beyond Goldwater-Nichols html

·         Project on National Security Reform html

·         Commission on the National Guard and Reserves html

·         Princeton Project on National Security html

Military Reform Studies

·         Reasonable Defense 2012,11  pdf, summary 2012,12  pdf

·         CFR Reshaping America’s Military 2002 pdf, addendum pdf

Additional Reform Studies

·         AID, DOD, DOS Security Sector Reform 2009,02 pdf

·         A New Way Forward 2011,03 pdf

·         Forward Engagement 2012,10 html

·         CRS Intelligence Reform at FBI 2005,08,16 pdf

·         Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)

o   2000 DOS Reform pdf

o   2001 DOS Reform pdf

o   2003 Strategy for an Age of Terrorists, Tyrants, and WMD pdf

·         Rand Strategic Rethink Project

o   2015 first report html

o   More to follow


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